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"It is, as I have said ... a small podcast; and yet, there are those who love it." (with apologies to Daniel Webster, Dartmouth Class of 1801)
The workings of an 18-year-old brain
Recorded February 9, 2006
Abigail Baird, an assistant professor of psychological and brain sciences, studies the physical and behavioral changes that take place during adolescence, especially those changes that take place in the brain. In this podcast, she talks about her research in general, and about a recent study that looked at the brains of college students throughout their freshman year at Dartmouth.